Americans’ Guys

I always wanted to write this article, but because i am a slacker, or maybe just busy, i never did.
Well now i am absolutely in the mood.
So here a description of all the different types of americans. Just to give you an idea of the reality because my expectations were very different. To be clear, the article is just for fun, I am not going to generalize.  Hope nobody gets offended!

THE GOOD LOOKING GUY
Ok, probably we watch too much tv, because i always thought: When i’ll be in america i will be surrounded only by good looking guys!i-am-sexy-and-i-know-it
I have to be really honest, the guy “actor stlye” is more unique than rare.
I went to many different events and places and I’ve practically never seen a guy and thought: wow he is so pretty, the perfect American! And apparently i am not the only one who have seen her expectation going in pieces.
I mean, tastes are tastes but… Continue reading

The Relationship with my Host Family

It has been 4 months since I matched with my host family and today I wanna tell you how we kept in touch during this long period.

Some days after the match we Skyped one more time. My host dad sent me some links with info about the city I’m going to live in and for the rest of the call I talked with Sam whom showed me the playroom and then brought me in his room where “we played”.
Later on, my host parents added me on Facebook, and I have to say that right now I’m happy they did it because even if we don’t text every day, we are in touch. Time to time they comment or like some pic or status I post, while I can see how things are going with them, how the kids are, and I do the same.
Once every couple of weeks I text via skype with my host dad, that tells me how they are doing and how is the weather (that because it was -20° and it was snowing a lot). Usually I say that I can’t wait to be there and I tell them some stories about my red cross life and work. Continue reading